APEC security - updates

Rappler's latest stories on APEC security


Tighter security for IEC in Cebu after Jakarta attacks

Jan 23, 2016 - 7:36 PM

UPDATED The international conference is taking place more than a week after the deadly terrorist attacks in Jakarta

CRADLE OF CHRISTIANITY. A Catholic procession is held outside the venue of the 51st International Eucharistic Congress (IEC) in Cebu City. The IEC runs from January 24 to 31, 2016. Photo by Paterno Esmaquel II/Rappler

Thousands hold protest in Manila as APEC leaders meet

Nov 19, 2015 - 12:56 PM

This is the biggest anti APEC protest held during the Economic Leaders’ meeting

FIGHTING APEC. Various activists flocked to Manila for anti-APEC protests on November 18, 2015. Students were blocked in different areas in Manila by the Philippine National Police and the Armed Forces of the Philippines. Photo by Pat Nabong/ Rappler

Philippines deploys over 10,000 cops for APEC rallies

Nov 18, 2015 - 1:04 PM

Philippine police are prepared for the worst when it comes to protesters

'NO PERMIT, NO RALLY.' Student activists are met by the Philippine National Police and the Philippine Navy near UN Avenue to prevent them from holding their anti-APEC protest in front of the US Embassy on November 13, 2015. Photo by Pat Nabong/Rappler

VIRAL: Photo captures how APEC inconveniences motorists

Nov 17, 2015 - 6:12 PM

Netizens react to a photo depicting the traffic situation during the APEC summit

PH Air Force warning: No drones allowed during APEC week

Nov 17, 2015 - 6:07 PM

The statement comes amid reports of drone sightings near two hotels

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Nov 16, 2015 - 6:39 PM

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PH 'confident' it can weather APEC security challenge

Nov 14, 2015 - 9:14 PM

The inter agency task force in charge of APEC security holds a full scale simulation to practice and spot loopholes in their plans

PH ready for APEC security challenges – PNP

Nov 14, 2015 - 8:15 PM

Our security plan for the APEC summit includes security plans for a terrorist attack We were instructed by [President Benigno Aquino III] to prepare for a worst case scenario says PNP Director General Ricardo Marquez

PREPARATIONS. The PNP prepares on November 14 for worst-case scenario in APEC Summit. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

3,740 security force deployed to secure APEC in Clark

Jan 17, 2015 - 4:58 PM

To ensure readiness of personnel who will be tapped for the APEC event police personnel undergo extensive training